Court sentences Nicki Minaj’s brother to 25 years in prison for raping stepdaughter

Nicki Minaj’s brother, Jelani Maraj has been sentenced to 25 years In prison for repeatedly raping his 11-year-old stepdaughter while her mother was at work. According to DailyMail, Maraj was found guilty of predatory sexual assault against his stepdaughter and was sentenced by Nassau County Supreme Court Judge, Robert McDonald on Monday. Maraj denied the […]

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Burna Boy speaks on losing Grammys 2020 to Angelique Kidjo

Burna Boy has reacted to losing Grammys Best World Music Album to African legend, Angelique Kidjo. Kidjo won the Best world music album ahead of Burna Boy on Sunday. Angelique Kidjo, however, hailed Burna Boy after picking up the award. She dedicated it to him for “the immense work he’s done with to put Africa on […]

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Box Office: ‘Bad Boys for Life’ Rules Over ‘The Gentlemen’

STX’s “The Gentlemen” proved no match for Sony’s “Bad Boys for Life,” which again left box office competitors in the dust after collecting $34 million in its sophomore outing.Those ticket sales, pushing the Will Smith and Martin Lawrence-led sequel past the $100 million mark, were easily enough to claim the No. 1 spot for the […]

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Grammys 2020: Angelique Kidjo speaks after winning award ahead of Burna Boy

African legend, Angelique Kidjo, Sunday night won the Grammys Best World Music Album ahead of Nigeria’s Burna Boy. The Grammys announced this on its Twitter handle @RecordingAcad even as the live coverage was on. “Congrats Best World Music Album winner – ‘Celia’ @angeliquekidjo”, the organisers tweeted. Angelique Kidjo, however, hailed Burna Boy after picking up […]

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2020 Grammy Awards: Full list of winners

The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards ceremony, acclaimed to be the world’s most prestigious music honours, held on Sunday night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, U.S. Nigeria Burna Boy’s ‘African Giant’ album was nominated for Best world alongside Altin Gun (Gece), Bokante and Metropole Orkest Conducted By Jules Buckley (What Heat), Nathalie Joachim With […]

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Society trains over 3,400 children in dance and music

The founder, Society of Performing Arts of Nigeria (SPAN), Mrs Sarah Boulos, has said the Dance and Music Academy has trained over 3,400 students. Boulos said this at the SPAN 2019 4th Graduation Ceremony of Dance and Music Academy on Sunday in Lagos. According to her, its location at the heart of Lagos Island makes […]

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How I battled devil, alcohol – Kanye West

Popular American Rapper, Kanye West has revealed his struggles with alcohol and devil during his transition journey to being a Christian. Speaking at a prayer rally in Arizona tagged ‘AWAKEN2020’ organized by a group of anti-gay/LGBTQ pastors, Kanye who is now a ‘born again’, opened up on how his spiritual journey with God helped his […]

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Naira Marley sends message to Marlians

Popular Musician, Afeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley has issued a warning to his followers known as ‘Marlians’ Today, the term ‘Marlian’ has become a movement as youths, children even adults on the streets now parade themselves as Marlians. The anthem on the streets these days is either “Marlians don’t go to school,” “Marlians […]

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David Olney dead: Singer dies after ‘suffering heart attack’ on stage age 71

DAVID OLNEY – a singer and songwriter – has died after suffering an apparent heart attack during a performance. The 71-year-old star had been performing at the 30A Songwriters Festival in Santa Rosa Beach, Florida. American singer and songwriter Amy Rigby announced the news of David Olney’s death on Facebook. She told fans the performer […]

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‘Parasite’ scores historic upset at SAG awards, boosting Oscar chances

South Korean thriller “Parasite” was the upset winner at the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) awards on Sunday, while Joaquin Phoenix and Renee Zellweger were named best actors, cementing their roles as frontrunners at the Oscars next month. “Parasite,” the Korean language social satire about the wealth gap in South Korea, was the first film in […]

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